Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007 • Fully energized Westwood substation poses life-threatening hazard
Publisher’s note: This story is reprinted from the Tuesay, Feb. 27 edition of the Lassen County Times. A mobile substation from the Western Area Power Association may be providing power for Lassen Municipal Utility District customers in the Westwood area, but LMUD Engineering and Operations Manager Ray Luhring warned the Westwood substation is still fully energized and poses a risk to vandals who might break into the facility.
Homeowners Impacted by Dixie Fire Offered Assistance through ReCoverCA Housing Program
Plumas County residents affected by the devastating 2021 Dixie Fire now have a lifeline as the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) opens applications for the ReCoverCA Housing Program. This initiative aims to support homeowners in rebuilding their lives and properties after the destructive wildfire. This resource will also help address the growing housing crisis in the county.
Kitchen fire damages Riverside Drive residence
A fire that started on a stovetop in the kitchen extended to the ceiling and the floor and caused heavy smoke damage to a Riverside Drive residence. According to a statement, the Susanville Fire Department responded to 1625 Riverside Drive about 9:54 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, for a multi-family residential structure fire.
Plumas CAO Files Formal Complaint Against DA, Board Hires Independent Investigator Amidst Complex Workplace Dynamics
County Administrative Officer of Plumas County, Debra Lucero, has filed a formal complaint against the county’s District Attorney, David Hollister, for creating a hostile work environment. Normally, this type of complaint would have been brought to the HR department, but CAO Lucero holds that role due to the ongoing...
Weather Bulletin: Storms Expected to Bring Heavy Snow to Valley Floor
Forecasters at the National Weather Service office in Reno have issued an Urgent Winter Weather message for Lassen County, along with eastern Plumas and eastern Sierra counties, including Susanville, Loyalton, Westwood, Sierraville, and Portola as a major winter storm is set to drop up to a foot of snow here in the valley by week’s end.
From Chaos to Connection: Family Connections Conference March 16th
Parents, grandparents, foster parents, childcare providers, aunts, uncles, babysitters and anyone who plays a caregiving role in the life of a child of any age are all invited to participate in a free conference being offered Saturday, March 16th, in Jensen Hall at the Lassen County Fairgrounds. This year the annual event’s theme is From Chaos to Connection.
Miracle March Predicted as Forecasters Urge Preparation for Blizzard Conditions
Whether you believe it or not, forecasters suggest that the upcoming weekend’s storm could bring snow down to 2000 feet, potentially bringing several feet of snow to the mountains and blizzard conditions. The National Weather Service advises that now is the opportune time to prepare, as they express growing confidence in the setup of the next system, anticipating a Miracle March.
LMUD Presents: This Day in Susanville History – February 27, 1942
The Lassen County Livestock Show and rodeo, for years one of the biggest attractions in this area, will be held this year as originally planned, unless a conflict with military regulations should be unexpectedly arise, the advisory committee announced here today. It had been feared previously that the fair might...
Winds will howl in certain parts of California; Gusts expected to hit 55 MPH
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Lassen, Eastern Plumas, and Eastern Sierra Counties, with southwest winds of 30 to 40 mph anticipated, accompanied by gusts reaching up to 55 mph.
Morning Weather brought to you by Smith Properties February 27th
Good morning! Here is today’s weather forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a...
Weather Bulletin: Wind Advisory in Effect Until Early Tuesday
Forecasters at the National Weather Service office in Reno have issued a Wind Advisory for Lassen, eastern Plumas and eastern Sierra counties including Susanville and the Honey Lake Valley, in effect until 4:00a.m., Tuesday. Southwest winds of 30 to 40mph, with gusts up to 65mph for wind prone areas including...
Exploring Susanville: Discovering the Top 5 Pizzas in Town
This article presents a guide to five must-try pizzas in Susanville. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Enter to Win A 20-inch Party Size Specialty Pizza from Red Hut Pizza
Happy Monday! Are you Hungry? How About Some Awesome Pizza?. Every week you have a chance to win a 20-inch party size specialty pizza or combo from Red Hut Pizza in Susanville. You could be our pizza winner – it’s easy! Just use the handy entry form below. You can...
Bids accepted for Spring cattle grazing lease at Susanville Ranch Park
The county of Lassen intends to enter a Spring cattle grazing lease at Susanville Ranch Park for the following time period; May 27, 2024 through June 24, 2024. The grazing areas are located in the vicinity of Paiute Creek, immediately northwest of the city of Susanville. The Susanville Ranch Park is open to the public as a multiuse non-motorized recreation area.
Job Announcement: Alliance for Workforce Development – Lassen County Jobs 2/27/24
Alliance for Workforce Development – Lassen County Jobs 2/27/24. If you have questions about any of these openings or interested in applying please email Amy directly at [email protected] and she will be happy to assist you!
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 Editorial • Lassen County Sheriff offers a more practical solution
Publisher’s note: This story is reprinted from the Feb. 26, 2013 edition of the Lassen County Times. An estimated 80 or 90 Lassen County residents recently packed the dining room at the Pizza Factory to attend a TEA Party Patriots meeting featuring a presentation by Lassen County Sheriff Dean Growdon.
Feather River College Men's Soccer Team Honored with Statewide Academic Award
The Feather River College Men's Soccer team has been recognized with the California Community College Athletic Association (3C2A) Scholar Team Award for Men's Soccer in 2022. They achieved the highest team GPA in the fall semester among 75 teams in California, with a cumulative GPA of 3.36. 85% of the players had a GPA of 3.0 or above.
Supes meet tomorrow morning
The Lassen County Board of Supervisors holds a regularly scheduled meeting at 9 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 27. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. with a closed session to discuss a liability claim against the county. The public portion of the meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Items on the agenda...
Lassen High School Daily Bulletin
Students purchase your yearbooks for $95 before the price goes up at the end of the week. Reminder tomorrow is a late start. Friday is early Release for We Are Lassen. Practices Juniors/sophomores 7-8:30 in the small gym. Senior/freshman 7-8:30 in the small gym. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. March...
Caltrans Hopeful to Open SR 70
SR 70 remains closed as adverse weather continues to threaten the stability of the highway. The 50-mile stretch from the Greenville Wye to Jarbo gap has been closed since a second slide occurred near the Shady Rest Area about a week ago, where Caltrans has been working on blasting. Caltrans...